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Home of the Pioneers

What makes our school special? Sarah J. Anderson is a proud member of the No Excuses University, which means we believe that all of our students are college-bound.
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What’s new

Expo will showcase options for students after high school

From college to careers, a variety of post–high school options for students will be on display at Vancouver Public Schools’ inaugural Future U Expo. The expo is designed to help students of all ages and their families make a plan for the future.

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Get ready to grow and learn!

Get ready to observe, wonder and learn with your child! You are your child’s first and most important teacher.

Smallest students get a big break

Reducing class sizes is part of a larger goal to overhaul aging, crowded schools that no longer meet today's teaching and learning needs.

Changes for the 2016-17 school year

Find out what's new in Vancouver Public Schools for the 2016-17 school year.

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Music, creative movement and visual art opportunities

There are many free opportunities for students in grades 3-5 to immerse themselves in the arts this school year, including music, creative movement and visual art offered during the school day [...]

Connect with us

Principal: Katie Arkoosh  

Dean of Students: Kevin Coffey

Main: 360-313-1500
Attendance: 360-313-1474

School hours:
8:30 a.m. – 2:50 p.m.

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Welcome to Sarah J. Anderson!

Attendance

All day, every day.

Your child is required to be at school all day, every day.

At Anderson, our goal is for students to be here to learn, learn, learn!

Learn more about attendance requirements for your student